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Fall semester concluded with recognition ceremonies

Dec. 6, 2019 | Commencement | ROTC | Harding University will conclude the fall semester with its annual fall commencement and ROTC commissioning ceremonies. Harding University’s fall commencement will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14 in Benson Auditorium celebrating the accomplishments of more than 400 students. Members of this semester’s graduating class represent 11 countries including Brazil, the Bahamas, Canada, China, Guatemala, Haiti,
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Harding Academy to perform Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast”

Dec. 2, 2019 | Harding Academy | The Harding Academy Wildcat Theatre Company will present Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 7 at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. in the Academy auditorium. The theatre group perform three to four shows a year under director Melani Morgan Blansett. Productions in 2018 were sold out.  A Disney classic, the
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Jon White, professor of engineering and physics, returns to the Ukraine with Harding students every summer

Dec. 2, 2019 | Department of Engineering & Physics | Dr. Jon White, associate professor of engineering and physics, has been a part of obtaining multiple grants to fund learning experiences outside classrooms during his 14 years teaching at Harding. In 2016, White acquired multiple grants from a foundation called VentureWell that focuses on humanitarian entrepreneurship and grants to work in Ukraine through the Fulbright
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Fall commencement ceremony Dec. 14

Nov. 20, 2019 | Fall commencement will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14 in Benson Auditorium celebrating the accomplishments of more than 400 students. Members of this semester’s graduating class represent eleven countries including Brazil, the Bahamas, Canada, China, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Serbia and Venezuela, as well as 36 states. Eighteen different degrees will be conferred from the College of Allied
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Campus illuminated during annual lighting ceremony

Nov. 18, 2019 | We will kick off our holiday season activities with the annual campus lighting ceremony. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2 on the front lawn near the David B. Burks American Heritage Building. The countdown to the dramatic moment of the lights coming on will begin promptly at 6:00, so guests are encouraged to arrive a few minutes
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Texas businesswoman appointed to board of trustees

Nov. 11, 2019 | Harding University added Texas businesswoman Lindy Lunceford Ingram to its board of trustees on Oct. 17, 2019. Ingram is the co-owner of Lone Star Behavioral Health, a psychiatric hospital and the Houston area’s largest behavioral health partial hospitalization and outpatient program. Lone Star utilizes equine-assisted psychotherapy and specializes in treating mental health issues, alcohol abuse and drug abuse. Ingram currently serves
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ASI hosts Stephen M.R. Covey and Benjamin Watson for Spring lecture series

Nov. 14, 2019 | American Studies Institute | The American Studies Institute will host bestselling author Stephen M.R. Covey and New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson for the spring presentations of its Distinguished Lecture Series. Stephen M.R. Covey will present his lecture “The Speed of Trust” Thursday, Feb. 20. A graduate of Harvard’s MBA program, Covey co-founded and currently leads
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Chorus presents annual Winter Concert

Nov. 15, 2019 | Department of Music | The Harding University Chorus, under the direction of Dr. Cliff Ganus III, will present its annual Winter Concert in Harding’s Administration Auditorium on Thursday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. The mixed chorus of 60 members specializes in singing sacred, unaccompanied music. Their repertoire for the evening will include spirituals and hymn arrangements; works by Gretchaninoff, Rachmaninoff, and
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Annual Christian Academy Choral Festival

Nov. 15, 2019 | We are hosting choirs from seven high schools for the fifteenth annual Christian Academy Choral Festival. A final concert will be presented in Benson Auditorium Sunday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Admission to the concert is free and open to the public. The festival will include nearly 300 participants from Central Arkansas Christian School, Clarksville Christian School, Goodpasture Christian School, Harding
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ASI honors local veterans at annual breakfast

Nov. 12, 2019 | American Studies Institute | The American Studies Institute hosted its fifth annual Breakfast with a Veteran Monday, Nov. 11, in Cone Chapel in the David B. Burks American Heritage Building on Harding’s campus. Veterans and their guests enjoyed a complimentary breakfast and a program paying tribute to members of the U.S. armed forces and local individuals who serve or have served
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